Sacred Valley tour and Machu Picchu private tour 2 Days/1 Night
Tour name: amazing Sacred Valley Tour & Machu Picchu private tour
Locations Visited: amazing Sacred Valley Tour & Machupicchu
Trip Style:Tours, Trekking, Adventure
Length: Two Days
Group: 2 pax min
DAY 01: CUSCO – AMAZING SACRED VALLEY TOUR – AGUAS CALIENTES:
we will start our amazing Sacred Valley Tour and Machu Picchu private tour early at 7:30 am, the reason is to escape from the crows and our first stop will be the high mountain village of Chinchero where you will visit the women’s weaving cooperative where we will watch a demonstration of local weavers who are still using traditional Inca patterns and techniques for dyeing fabric. After that, you will continue to Moray that is a group of circular terraces with different sizes, which at Incas’ time were used as an agricultural experimental center because they performed their studies of plant adaptation to new ecosystems. Continuing the tour we will go to visit the salt mines, composed about 5000 small salt ponds from where the salt is extracted then drying saltwater from underground spring. however, The “Maras salt mine” have been exploited since Incas time so that it was used as a mean of economic exchange.
subsequently, continue to Urubamba for lunch (not included but the guide could recommend you a good place)
After lunch continues our Sacred Valley Tour and Machu Picchu to visit the Inca ruins at Ollantaytambo considered a living Inca town because it has been continually inhabited but still preserves its original Inca urban planning, as well as structures, agricultural terraces and reservoirs being witnesses of the past. One of the most outstanding features is the rose granite monoliths joined together with impressive perfection, on the other hand, we will see local people as well.
in conclusion In the afternoon, you’ll board the Expedition train to Aguas Calientes. Upon your arrival to Aguas Calientes, a transfer will be waiting to take you to your chosen hotel.
Meals: not included
Accommodation: comfortable hotel Aguas Calientes
DAY 02: SPECTACULAR MACHU PICCHU CITADEL AFTER SACRED VALLEY TOUR
as a result of the first-day tour that was an introduction to visit Machu Picchu consequently, we’ll visit one of the world’s most evocative sites: Machu Picchu Archeological Complex and the 3-hour guided visit is an unforgettable experience, as our professional local guide will recount history enveloping this mysterious and enchanting site. After the guided tour, you’ll have free time to explore independently or relax and soak up the site’s ambiance. (If you are interested in climbing Huayna Picchu, please advise upon making your tour reservation, permits are only sold along with the Machu Picchu tickets and the number of entrances is limited.)
to sum up the amazing sacred valley and Machu Picchu Private tour starts and ends in your hotel in Cusco
Meals: Breakfast included
Accommodation: not included
Amazing Sacred Valley tour and Machu Picchu private tour
✔ Professional local tour guide
✔ All accommodations (based on twin share. Sigle supplement available for US$70)
✔ All ground transport whit a professional drive
✔ All activities specified in itinerary
✔ Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu
✔ Bus round trip to Machu Picchu
✔ Train tickets ollanta – Aguas Calientes _ollanta
✔ Entrance fee to all attractions specified in itinerary
✔ Meals as specified in itinerary
✘ International / domestic flights
✘ Gratuities for the crow
✘ Meals that are not mentioned
✘ Hotels in Cusco
✘ Insurance (highly recommend )
WHAT TO BRING to amazing sacred valley tour and Machu picchu private tour
❗A good (and small) daypack
❗Hat and sunglasses to protect you from the sun
❗At least one bottle of water
❗Raingear or poncho for the rainy season (December to April)
❗Sun protection cream (SPF 45 or higher recommended).
❗Camera with extra batteries
❗Extra money for drinks and tipping, souvenirs
PERU CULTURAL CONNECTION requires at least 2 people for this tour, but you can leave any day you would like. The departure is 100% guaranteed once booked.
The price is based on the group size. If you are with a larger group, please contact us for a discounted rate.
IMPORTANT: PERU CULTURAL CONNECTION will never pass you onto another operator or share service with other companies as most agencies do here.